Leadership Training for Today’s Travel Professional
The Certified Travel Industry Executive (CTIE®) program is designed with the in-demand skills needed in today’s leaders. It is more than just “being in charge.” A leader needs to be sure that they are focused on goals that are aligned with their company and that they have a team behind them that is focused on achieving those goals as well. Each of the online course topics builds upon each other – and you will see how the courses create a complete leadership preparation program.
Each core topic is supplemented with additional reading, interactive exercises, and travel related management topics.
“My testing and preparation to receive the Certified Travel Industry Executive title serves as a ‘heads up’ to my colleagues that they are dealing with a person who is experienced, ethical and knows what they do, with accomplishments to prove it.As a tool for travel teams I work with, I urge my colleagues to certify to the level that best suits their current skills within the industry.I am quite proud of those four letters, worked hard for them, and they are noticed! ”
David Vass, CTIE / Senior Vice President, Worldwide Cruise Business & Operations, Abercrombie & Kent Destination Management
This program consists of a series of online videos delivered by experienced engaging educators who provide you with practical advice that can be used immediately. These courses are available anytime 24/7 in our unique online environment.
Candidates for the CTIE® must fulfill the following requirements:
“You may have heard that obtaining your industry certification from The Travel Institute will enhance your work life. For me that was truly the case. Upon obtaining my CTIE, I was able to increase my financial earnings considerably and put me in a position of being a better leader, mentor, and coach for the teams I serve.”
Lea Diele, CTIE / Senior Director, Educational Services, Travel Leaders Network
$550 per individual, including access to all videos and supplemental reading. The registration fee covers the course materials, CTIE Exam, and evaluation of the paper or project. Payment plan available to help fit the cost of certification into any budget.
Every day, owners and executives from the retail agency side to the supplier side of the travel industry are faced with leading the growth and development of their organizations. To lead an organization through growth requires creating and applying the organization’s core values, goals and objectives, developing a cohesive team of employees through encouragement and coaching, keeping an open mind for creativity and opportunity, all while leading the many aspects of change.
Join Patty Noonan, CTC as she dives into the tools inside of the Certified Travel Industry Executive (CTIE) program designed to help you build and perfect the many skills required by today’s and tomorrow’s executives.Save My Place!
Certified Travel Counselors (CTCs) are required to earn a minimum of ten Continuing Education Units (CEUs) per year to maintain their certification. In addition to being a member of The Travel Institute, our CEU requirement is an effective way to master new skills, attain product knowledge, remain current on industry trends, and continue to develop your role as a travel professional.Approved Programs